Taking a journey through local outdoor adventures

Jan 11, 2016

State Using Aircraft to Fight Rabies in Wild Animals

State Using Aircraft to Fight Rabies in Wild Animals

State health officials this week are starting another round of air drops over a 17-county area of Central and Southeast Texas to control rabies in wild animals.

Dec 18, 2015

Zebra Mussels Confirmed at Dean Gilbert Lake

Zebra Mussels Confirmed at Dean Gilbert Lake

Pesky zebra mussels have turned up at another North Texas lake.

Dec 16, 2015

Endangered Ocelot in Texas Apparently Hit by Vehicle, Dies

Endangered Ocelot in Texas Apparently Hit by Vehicle, Dies

An endangered ocelot has been found dead near a South Texas road and game wardens believe the rare animal was hit by a vehicle.

Nov 25, 2015

Endangered Bat, Cacti Subjects of New Federal Lawsuit

Endangered Bat, Cacti Subjects of New Federal Lawsuit

Agricultural groups in New Mexico and Texas want two cacti and a rare bat thrown off the federal endangered species list, according to a new lawsuit that says habitat requirements for each species add extra...

Nov 24, 2015

Invasive Plant Turns Up in East Texas Waterway

Invasive Plant Turns Up in East Texas Waterway

The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department confirms giant salvinia, an invasive plant that can clog motors and hamper fishing, at Lake Fork Reservoir.

Nov 11, 2015

North Texas Veterans Help Others Through Farming

North Texas Veterans Help Others Through Farming

A group of North Texas veterans is working to help others who have served our country through agricultural therapy.

Nov 11, 2015

Trash To Be Studied in Texas Coastal Areas

Trash To Be Studied in Texas Coastal Areas

Researchers are tracking and analyzing the trash that litters some Texas beaches.

Nov 9, 2015

Texas Game Wardens Devoting More Time to Poachers

Texas Game Wardens Devoting More Time to Poachers

The start of the deer rifle hunting season is a busy time for Texas Parks and Wildlife Game Wardens as more of their time is being devoted to tracking and prosecuting poachers.

Nov 8, 2015

State Asks Hunters to Screen Killed Deer

State Asks Hunters to Screen Killed Deer

State officials are asking hunters to provide samples of wild deer they kill to check for chronic wasting disease.

Nov 6, 2015

Deer Hunters Take Aim At Supply Stores

Deer Hunters Take Aim At Supply Stores

Deer hunting season kicks into full gear this weekend across North Texas.

Top Stories
Eight Families Displaced by Irving Apt. Fire

Eight Families Displaced by Irving Apt. Fire

Eight families watched their homes go up in flames Saturday morning as fire ravaged a Las Colinas apartment building.

Fracking Could Come to Lewisville Lake

Fracking Could Come to Lewisville Lake

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is currently considering whether to auction drilling rights to about 259 acres of land on the northwest side of Lewisville Lake this spring.

Dallas, FW Police Investigating Claims Against Manziel

Dallas, FW Police Investigating Claims Against Manziel

Dallas police say a criminal investigation has been initiated involving Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel.

Students Vote to Rename School Named for Confederate General

Students Vote to Rename School Named for Confederate General

Students at a Dallas middle school have voted to rename their campus that now carries the moniker of a Confederate general.

GOP Candidates Brace for N.H. Debate

GOP Candidates Brace for N.H. Debate

Marco Rubio headed into the latest Republican debate ready for an onslaught of attacks about his experience and readiness for the White House, while a trio of his rivals sought a breakout performance before...

Texas Traffic Stop Yields Nearly $1.3M, 2 Oregon Men Held

Texas Traffic Stop Yields Nearly $1.3M, 2 Oregon Men Held

Two Oregon men have been arrested during a North Texas traffic stop when their SUV yielded nearly $1.3 million.